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Sean Rafferty introduces a series of song recitals recorded at the NI Opera's Festival of Voice. The festival has become an annual event in the picturesque village of Glenarm in Co. Antrim on the north coast of Northern Ireland. The series was curated by pianist Iain Burnside and it begins with a rectial of songs by Schubert, Parry, Stanford and Judith Bingham given by Irish soprano Ailish Tynan, who also includes some fun Irish song arrangements by EJ Moeran on the programme.
Ailish Tynan, soprano
Iain Burnside, piano

Schubert: Ellens Gesänge; Raste, Krieger, Krieg ist aus; Jäger, ruhe von dem Jagd; Ave Maria

Parry: My heart is like a singing bird; Bright Star; Crabbed age and youth; Where shall the lover rest

Stanford: La Belle Dame sans Merci

Judith Bingham: The Shadow Side of Joy Finzi

arr Moeran: The Roving Dingle Boy; The Lost Lover; The Tinker's Daughter.

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58 minutes

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Tue 29 Apr 2014 13:00